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Yukon Arts Centre

Address: 300 College Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5X9, Canada
Phone Number: 867-667-8575
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Ranked #1 of 7 Shopping in Whitehorse
Type: Art Galleries, Theaters, Shopping
Owner description: The Yukon Arts Centre (YAC) is a not for profit charitable organization dedicated to the...
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Type: Art Galleries, Theaters, Shopping
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: The Yukon Arts Centre (YAC) is a not for profit charitable organization dedicated to the development of the arts as an important cultural, social and economic force in the Yukon. We intend to be model for the development of the arts in the North and a stimulus for a vibrant and creative territory. YAC is the territory's premier venue for performing and visual arts.

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Whitehorse, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Worthwhile catching a performance at YAC and the galleries are always full of pieces from talented artists.

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Whitehorse, Canada
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121 reviews 121 reviews
62 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

When I moved here 10 years ago, I was amazed to find there was such a great performing arts facility here. This is a very intimate type of theater-not too big so every seat is a good seat. Great effort is put into bringing in a variety of artist and local performers. Locals look forward to such events as the... More 

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Whitby, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
17 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

Went to a concert last night at the Arts Centre. What an excellent venue for music. Small enough, tiered enough and very nicely organized. I would certainly recommend going if there's something happening there that you would like to see!

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Vancouver
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

We attended an interestng and well-produced biography of Ted Harrison, the Yukon's most famous artist. It is a beautiful theatre with warm and friendly staff.

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Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
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76 reviews 76 reviews
11 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

Did not expect to have access to such a wide variety of quality entertainment programs so close to the down town area. Take the time to check the program schedule while you are in town. It is worth it.

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Whitehorse, Yukon
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168 reviews 168 reviews
49 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

Visited numerous times over the year for various events. Music, theatre and all aspects of the arts are well supported by this great facility.

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Juneau, Alaska
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

Went to a concert here. The acoustics were great, and it is a fun place to visit.

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Whitehorse, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

Beautiful theatre, great acoustics, lovely first rate art and exhibit gallery, nice staff and volunteers. This is a great place. Visitors should check it out for the fantastic displays of local artists' works and the beautiful grounds and view. We have super shows here too! Ballet BC, National Symphony Orchestra, Kurt Elling, to name a few. A super slate of... More 

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Whitehorse, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

A wonderful facility ~ People don't expect to see this in the north ~ My favorite seat is the center of the balcony's front row . ~

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Whitehorse, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

Great acoustics, comfortable seats - lots of leg room

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